Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 194 225
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31 +16
Permanent jobs citing Skype 48 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.90% 0.91% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.03% 6.18% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 44 38 42
East Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.88% +17.24%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,550 £56,075
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 683 890 1,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.78% 14.79% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 574 646 833
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,825 £22,875 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +23 32 £50,000 +14.29% 9
Northamptonshire +3 8 £46,000 +15.00% 1
Derbyshire -24 5 £35,000 -10.11% 1
Leicestershire +17 2 £49,000 +10.57%
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype.

1 39 (81.25%) Skype for Business
2 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 29 (60.42%) Office 365
4 20 (41.67%) Project Management
5 19 (39.58%) ITIL
5 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (31.25%) VMware
7 14 (29.17%) Windows
7 14 (29.17%) Presales
7 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
8 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (25.00%) MPLS
10 11 (22.92%) MCSA
10 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
11 10 (20.83%) SCCM
12 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
13 8 (16.67%) Service Management
13 8 (16.67%) MCP
13 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
13 8 (16.67%) Service Design
14 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
14 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
14 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
15 6 (12.50%) LAN
15 6 (12.50%) DNS
15 6 (12.50%) Cisco

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (81.25%) Skype for Business
2 7 (14.58%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.25%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 29 (60.42%) Office 365
2 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (10.42%) IaaS
5 3 (6.25%) PaaS
6 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) MPLS
2 6 (12.50%) DNS
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
3 5 (10.42%) BIG-IP
3 5 (10.42%) PBX
3 5 (10.42%) Unified Communications
4 4 (8.33%) Firewall
4 4 (8.33%) VoIP
4 4 (8.33%) WAN
4 4 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (6.25%) Wireless
6 2 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (4.17%) Network Security
6 2 (4.17%) VLAN
7 1 (2.08%) DHCP
7 1 (2.08%) Internet
7 1 (2.08%) SAN
7 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Banking
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Consultant
2 8 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Applications Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Manager
3 7 (14.58%) SCCM Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Server Engineer
3 7 (14.58%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
4 6 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Exchange Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) IT Manager
5 5 (10.42%) VMware Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Business Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) HTML
1 4 (8.33%) HTML5
2 3 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (6.25%) jQuery
2 3 (6.25%) JSON
2 3 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (2.08%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 5 (10.42%) Replication
3 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.25%) Fintech
5 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.17%) Windows
1 14 (29.17%) Windows Server
2 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.42%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Project Management
2 19 (39.58%) ITIL
3 14 (29.17%) Presales
4 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 8 (16.67%) Service Design
5 8 (16.67%) Service Management
6 7 (14.58%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
8 5 (10.42%) Change Management
9 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.33%) Escalation Management
9 4 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
9 4 (8.33%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (6.25%) Change Control
10 3 (6.25%) Information Security
10 3 (6.25%) Line Management
10 3 (6.25%) Server Hardening
10 3 (6.25%) Software Licensing
10 3 (6.25%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.25%) C#
3 3 (6.25%) F#
3 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.92%) MCSA
3 8 (16.67%) MCP
4 4 (8.33%) MCSE
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.17%) CCNA
7 1 (2.08%) CCDA
7 1 (2.08%) CCNP
7 1 (2.08%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
3 7 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (20.83%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (6.25%) WSUS
3 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (4.17%) Apple
4 2 (4.17%) Meraki
4 2 (4.17%) Mitel
4 2 (4.17%) Virgin Media
5 1 (2.08%) HP